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La Salle hosts sealed bid auction of property/results

NOTICE OF SALE OF PROPERTY

OWNED BY THE CITY OF LASALLE,

AND INVITATION TO BID THEREON

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Corporate Authorities of the City of LaSalle will receive sealed bids for the potential purchase, under successful bid, with a minimum bid required as indicated herein for each item, subject to the City’s reserving the right to reject any and all bids, the following described items of personal property, some of which are presently available for viewing outside in the parking lot across from 500 Second Street LaSalle, Illinois 61301, while smaller items are available for viewing between 7:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. upon request, all subject to the following terms and conditions:

  1. A minimum bid in regard to each respective item shall be as follows in regard to each of the following described items:

Vehicles

1. 2007 Ford Crown Victoria

VIN# 2FAFP71W17X150041                             

$ 500

2007 Ford Crown Victoria

2. 1999 Chevrolet Suburban

VIN# 3GNFK16R1XG100816                             

$ 400

1999 Chevrolet Suburban

3. 1993 GMC Truck (Orange)

VIN# 1GDGC24KXPE502374                         

$ 150

1993 GMC Truck (Orange)

4. 1991 GMC Truck (White)

VIN# 1GDGC24K1ME509516                           

$ 150

1991 GMC Truck (White)

5. 1993 International Dump Truck #34

VIN# 1HTSDPNN3PH531234            

$ 600

1993 International Dump Truck #34

6. 1989 International Dump Truck #35

VIN# 1HTLDTVN4KH618419           

$ 600

1989 International Dump Truck #35

7. 1991 International Dump Truck #22

VIN# 1HTSDNUN7MH366872          

$ 600

1991 International Dump Truck #22

8. 2010 Ford Expedition

VIN# 1FMJU1G53AEB60454                                   

$ 200

2010 Ford Expedition

9. 1996 DODGE RAM 1500

VIN# 1B7HC16Z7TS653925                              

$ 100

1996 Dodge Ram 1500

Small equipment

1. Western Pro Plus 9ft. Snow Plow                                                                   

$ 150

Western Pro Plus 9ft. Snow Plow

2. Western Pro Plus 9ft. Snow Plow                                                                   

$ 150

Western Pro Plus 9ft. Snow Plow

3. Champion 11.0 Honda Gas Powered Air Compressor                                    

$ 50

Champion 11.0 Honda Gas Powered Air Compressor

4. STIHL Concrete/Asphalt Saw                                                                         

$ 25

STIHL Concrete/Asphalt Saw

5. STIHL Concrete/Asphalt Saw                                                                         

$ 25

STIHL Concrete/Asphalt Saw

6. Wacker 3” Trash Pump                                                                                    

$ 40

Wacker 3" Trash Pump

7. Wacker 2” Trash Pump                                                                                    

$ 40

Wacker 2" Trash Pump

8. John Deere 430 Riding Lawn Mower                                                             

$ 50

John Deere 430 Riding Lawn Mower

9. Toro Zero Turn Riding Lawn Mower                                                             

$ 75

Toro Zero Turn Riding Lawn Mower

10. John Deere 430 Riding Lawn Mower                                                           

$ 50

John Deere 430 Riding Lawn Mower

11. Gas Powered small Generator                                                                       

$ 50

Gas Powered Small Generator

12. Gas Powered small Generator                                                                       

$ 50

Gas Powered Small Generator

 

B.       Sealed bids for the purchase of the above items are hereby invited and will be received at the Mayor’s office at LaSalle City Hall, 745 Second Street, LaSalle, IL 61301, between the hours of 7:30 a.m. and until 3:00 p.m. on or before the 14th  day of June, 2021 for the opening of bids.  Said proposals shall be addressed to:

Corporate Authorities of the City of LaSalle

Attn: Sealed Bids La Salle City Hall

745 Second Street

La Salle, Illinois 61301

Any bids sent by mail must be received by 3:00 p.m. on the 14th day of June, 2021.

C.       Each item shall be bid separately together with a specific description of the item bid upon consistent with the above listing of each respective item, together with the bid amount, and the name, address and phone number of the bidder.

All bids will be publicly opened and read aloud at LaSalle City Hall at 3 p.m. on the 14th day of June, 2021.  Any potential sale of any of said items shall be “as is” with no warranty of any kind including but not limited to there being no warranty as to merchantability and/or fitness for any particular purpose.  Acceptance of the bid shall be subject to the exercise of the reasonable discretion of the Superintendent of Public Works and the Chairman of the LaSalle Finance Committee jointly.  Any successful bidder must be prepared to pay cash and remove the item within forty-eight (48) hours of being notified of the acceptance of a bid.  The City reserves the right to reject any and all bids and also reserves the right to waive any informalities or irregularities in the bidding.  The Superintendent of Public Works and the Chairman of the Finance Committee jointly, on behalf of the City of LaSalle, also reserve the right to review and study any and all bids to make a determination within fourteen (14) days after the bids have been opened, by public read, as to whether to award a bid and/or bids on such conditions as the Superintendent of Public Works and the Chairman of the Finance Committee jointly deem appropriate in regard to any bid, and/or again to reject any and/or all of the bids. For more information, or to request a viewing of small equipment, contact Superintendent of Public Works Patrick Watson at 815-228-3753.

City of LaSalle, Illinois

By:  s/ Amy Quinn, City Clerk 

 

Selected bidders have been contacted.

Results: If a tie was discovered, the earliest bid was selected.

Vehicles

1. $501

2. $2,400

3. $800

4. $300

5. $3,500

6. $1,426.55

7. $700

8. $513.89

9. $1,000

 

Small equipment

1. $300

2. $325

3. $200

4. $177

5. $150

6. $110

7. $100

8. $510

9. $250

10. $510

11. $75

12. $75